Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Governance Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 881 876 891
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Governance Consultant 8 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 13
UK median daily rate £550 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £506 £485 £475
90th Percentile £600 £725 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,660 93,414 100,429
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.91% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,124 61,239 65,458
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,150 2,806 3,265
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +2.86%

Data Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Governance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 8 £550 -15.38%
London -2 5 £575 -11.54%
UK excluding London -27 2 £500 -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Midlands -21 1 - -
South East - 1 £500 -

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Data Governance Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Data Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
1 5 (62.50%) GDPR
2 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) IASME
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MDG
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Impala
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MDG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) DTS
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Impala
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
1 1 (12.50%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Law
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (25.00%) IASME
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau